News and Insights

Welcome to our News and Insights section. Here we’ll talk about the latest legal developments with our articles and videos. You can browse or search by practice area or sector. We’ll also let you know about changes at our firm including the expansion into new practice areas, sectors and locations.



Working together to protect hedgehogs

When Data Protection, Privacy and Cybersecurity Partner Kristy Gouldsmith first came to live in the UK, she was entranced by...

News | ESG | General
Posted: 21 Mar 2023

A Listening Ear

Clare Waller, Commercial and Corporate Partner, has been instrumental in Spencer West being the first ever law firm to join the...

News | ESG | General
Posted: 11 Oct 2022

Promoting “commerce and honest friendship with all”

The City of London is famous for its “Livery Companies”: business-themed associations located within the “Square Mile”,...

News | ESG | General
Posted: 19 Sep 2022

Back to Nature

The work-anywhere culture of Spencer West has given education specialist partner Tanya Thomas the opportunity to live in one of...

News | ESG | General
Posted: 10 Aug 2022

Championing the Law as a Flexible Employer

Spencer West construction lawyer Emma Claremont is also the owner of a recruitment business that champions flexible...

News | ESG | General
Posted: 4 Jul 2022

Active Champion for A Good Cause

Spencer West partner Sivan Gelb craves escalating levels of challenge as he raises funds for charities supporting spinal...

News | ESG | General
Posted: 20 Jun 2022

Turning Strangers into Friends

Juliana Barbedo Carvalho from the Madrid office of Spencer West Spain is a multidisciplinary and international attorney with...

News | ESG
Posted: 2 Mar 2022

A Culture of Community

Raquel Valle Sánchez, ESG Intern at Spencer-West, comes from a Spanish town with a strong community culture, so her commitment...

News | ESG | General
Posted: 23 Feb 2022

Sonya Bedford MBE interview – championing solar and wind energy

Spencer West Partner Sonya Bedford MBE has been flying the flag for sustainable energy for more than twenty years. She tells...

News | Energy & Natural Resources | ESG
Posted: 16 Feb 2022

Duncan McNair helps shape the Government’s Animals Abroad Bill

We're delighted that our Partner Duncan McNair has been able to help shape the Government’s Animals Abroad Bill announced by...

News | ESG
Posted: 29 Nov 2021

Eusebio Pujol Interview - Scaling the Heights

Corporate and Commercial Partner Eusebio Pujol’s support for the World Wildlife Fund reflects his family’s enjoyment of the...

News | ESG | General
Posted: 2 Nov 2021

“Carbon Conversations” Global Social Event

As part of the Firm’s ESG agenda, Spencer West colleagues met virtually and in person for a global social event, themed...

News | ESG
Posted: 26 Oct 2021

A Step in the Right Direction

Spencer West Walkers raise funds for London Legal Support Trust On Monday 18th October, nine Spencer West Partners donned their...

News | ESG
Posted: 25 Oct 2021

David Rose Interview - Note Perfect

David Rose, Spencer West Partner specialising in Family and Property Litigation, talks about his love for opera...

News | ESG
Posted: 13 Sep 2021

Jack Khurana Interview - Released to Succeed

Jack Khurana, you’re a Spencer West Partner specialising in commercial disputes and employment law. You’ve had positive...

News | ESG | General
Posted: 3 Sep 2021

Partner Spotlight: Giving Back

Dr John McMullen, Employment Partner with Spencer West, talks to Community Engagement Director Ian McDowell. John, as well as...

Article | ESG
Posted: 21 Jul 2021

Partner Spotlight: Stairway to Success

Shan Greer, you're a Spencer West Partner based in the Caribbean, specialising in commercial and construction work. Can you...

Article | ESG
Posted: 28 Jun 2021

Partner Spotlight: A Noble Cause

Duncan McNair, you’re a partner at Spencer West specialising in contested probate and commercial/corporate litigation. In...

Article | ESG
Posted: 21 Jun 2021

Partner Spotlight: Releasing Potential

Hilesh, you’re a lawyer specialising in private client wealth management, which can include philanthropy. You’ve been...

Article | ESG
Posted: 14 Jun 2021

Partner Spotlight: Family Matters

Spencer West family lawyer Richard Gilbert talks about his pro bono work with families in Hertfordshire, and how this work is...

Article | ESG
Posted: 13 May 2021